National Geographic : 1914 Nov
SDo Your Xmas Shopping by Mail atTe orient SNo. 1543G Jap. J Girl Doll, 10% Japanese Toy-Maker, by Robert Blum, courtesy Met. Museum of Art. No. 1554 5G. Jap. Boy Doll, 10% inches high. Price prepaid, 75c. inches high. Price prepaid, 75c. 1FOR over half a century Vantine's has been the recognized headquarters for "gifts you cannot get elsewhere," S for those distinctive and unique Oriental objects of art and utility which symbolize sentiments and fit personalities. Byavailing yourself of the services of the Vantine Mail Order Department, you may select by mail any of the articles illustrated on this page (or in our new eighty-page Book of Christmas Gifts, which is mailed postpaid upon request) with the same assurance of satisfaction as though you personally purchased in our store. Gift Suggestions from the New Vantine Book. No. 9920G. Japanese Shippo Brass Desk Set, Oriental design, inlaid with colored enamels; includes paper rack, double ink stand, stamp and post-card box, pen tray, paper-cutter, blotter and blotter-pad corners. Price prepaid, $15. A No. 2472G. Antimony (silvery finish) Perpetual Calendar, No. 9966G. Japanese Foot-warmer; for automobile, car Fujiyama and Dragon de- riage or sleigh; madeof heavy reinforced tin, covered sign. Tells day and date of with navy-blue velvet; burns ten hours at a cost of any year. Diameter, 3% less than 2c. Price, including 5 packages of fuel, inches. Price prepaid, 50c. prepaid, $1.50. ! No. 35124G. Japanese Cigarette Box. By No. 15433G. Bronze Tiger. Size of animal. 8% pressing spring, stork dives into box and, No. 30G . Library Set, consisting of reading glass with inches long by 2% inches high, crouching po opening bill, automatically picks up a hand-carved deer-horn handle, finest quality glass, sition. Price, including natural root-wood cigarette. Holds about twenty-five cigar- and ivory paper-cutter, in unique satin-lined case. stand, prepaid, $7.0. ettes. Price prepaid, $2.75. Price prepaid, $16.50. Other poses and sizes, up to $350 each. WriteforaCopyof the New VantineBook.- I llustrating hundreds of otheruseful and ornamental Oriental objects collected by the Vantine representatives in the Far East. - A-A-VANTINE -- CO-Inc FIFTH AVE. AND 39TH ST., - - NEW YORK Establishedfor more than half a century o c 0 0) Il "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."